Category Archives: Commercial Real Estate

Facing the Challenge of Financing a Small Business Startup

You have a dream to start a small business. You finally have a business plan which you think will work for you. You even have some savings for seed capital in the business, but it is not enough to keep you … Continue reading

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Ways Commercial Real Estate Brokers Benefit From Offering SBA Financing to Buyers

Small business real estate, and small businesses themselves, are often represented for sale by a commercial real estate broker, or a business broker, who will earn a handsome commission from representing the seller in the transaction. How does the broker … Continue reading

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SBA Loans Has Its Advantages for Commercial Real Estate Developers

You may already know that SBA loans provide many distinct financial benefits for small businesses. One substantial advantage of SBA financing its ability to ease the overwhelming and expensive process of purchasing commercial real estate. Buying commercial property can be … Continue reading

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Evaluating Owner Equity for a Small Business Loan

Owner equity is an important piece of evaluation criteria for SBA loans. As a new small business owner applying for financing, you may be overwhelmed by the amount of criteria that a Houston SBA lender uses to evaluate a loan. … Continue reading

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How Can a Commercial Real Estate Developer Benefit from an SBA Loan?

Small business financing can benefit both the commercial real estate developer and the entrepreneur. While you may know a real estate developer as the individual who manages the build out of various pieces on infrastructure for the property (streets, utilities, … Continue reading

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Small Business Lending Tip: SBA Loans Through Eligible Passive Companies

Did you know? Small business financing can be used for property not owned by the small business. Whether you’re a new small business owner or a seasoned ‘veteran’, a certified lender can help you make SBA financing work for your … Continue reading

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Refinancing Small Business Real Estate with SBA Loans

Were you a small business owner who felt the pinch in your business a few years back? Did you own your small business real estate with equity you used to borrow against to help you through the crunch times? Perhaps … Continue reading

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A Very Versatile Business Real Estate Loan

SBA government‐guaranteed loans are small business loans with partial government guaranties from the U.S. Small Business Administration. They are available to small businesses in amounts up to $5 million per borrower. SBA loans are offered by state and nationally chartered … Continue reading

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SBA Financing for Buildings Not Owned by the Small Business

Many small businesses own the real estate where they conduct their operations; however, they are often advised not to own the real estate in the same entity that operates the business.  Their CPA cites tax advantages, their attorney makes this … Continue reading

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Why Would a Commercial Real Estate Developer be interested in SBA Financing?

Why would a commercial real estate developer be interested in SBA government-backed financing, when investment real estate is ineligible for SBA financing?  Investment real estate is defined by SBA as property which is owned for resale or for rental income. … Continue reading

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